Rush finishes out what might be their final tour with L.A. show

rushLegendary rock band Rush isn’t calling it quits, but they may have played their last tour date on August 1.

Rush closed out their 40th anniversary tour in front of a packed house in The Forum, where stars such as Jack Black, Tool drummer Danny Carey and Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith took in the show.

Rush singer Geddy Lee said to Rolling Stone in June that this tour might be their last.

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“It’s most likely our last tour,” said Lee. “I couldn’t put it any more accurately. I can’t say for sure. But it doesn’t mean we don’t want to work together still, it doesn’t mean we won’t do another creative project and I’ve got ideas for shows we could do that don’t involve a tour.”

Below is some footage of the show (h/t

“Thank you Los Angeles for 40 amazing years,” Lee said at the end of the show, per a review by the Hollywood Reporter. “I do hope we meet again sometime.”

Photo: Rush in 2004 (credit: By Enrico Frangi (Uploaded by User:Jonasz) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons)

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